Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6284
Object type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 8.9
Size: 6.2'
Object classification: IX
Description: B,L,R,CM,st16...
Notes: H VI 11

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 17h 04m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -24 46' 00"

Constellation: Ophiuchus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.4.2008 5:15

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 230x

Filter:

Field: 21'

NE Lim.mag: 7.0

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 36
Visuality: II
Weather: +8C

NE-SW elongated core, occasionally granular at 230x.